The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lincolnshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 21 30 15
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -15
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 8 1 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 5.71% 0.68% 12.50%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 19.05% 1.67% 34.21%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 13
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +27.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,100 £41,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.91%
SQL Server 2008
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the Lincolnshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Lincolnshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
42 60 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 30.00% 40.54% 36.54%
Number of salaries quoted 31 47 34
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,500 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Lincolnshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Lincolnshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Lincolnshire

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Lincolnshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Lincolnshire region.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Lincolnshire

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Lincolnshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Lincolnshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Lincolnshire

SQL Server 2008
Job Locations in Lincolnshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 within the Lincolnshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Spalding -7 7 £43,750 +5.42% 1
Lincoln - 1 £34,000 -
SQL Server 2008
East Midlands

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Lincolnshire region citing SQL Server 2008 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server 2008.

1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (90.00%) Windows
3 8 (80.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
4 6 (60.00%) HP
4 6 (60.00%) SAN
4 6 (60.00%) High Availability
4 6 (60.00%) Windows Server
5 5 (50.00%) Hyper-V
5 5 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (50.00%) HP Storage
5 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (50.00%) Change Control
5 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
5 5 (50.00%) LAN
5 5 (50.00%) VoIP
5 5 (50.00%) WAN
5 5 (50.00%) Cisco
5 5 (50.00%) SQL
5 5 (50.00%) Firewall
5 5 (50.00%) Wireless
6 4 (40.00%) Symantec
6 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
7 3 (30.00%) Network Optimisation
7 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 3 (30.00%) Server Building
7 3 (30.00%) ITIL

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Lincolnshire region citing SQL Server 2008 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server 2008. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) SAN
2 5 (50.00%) Firewall
2 5 (50.00%) LAN
2 5 (50.00%) VoIP
2 5 (50.00%) WAN
2 5 (50.00%) Wireless
3 2 (20.00%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (10.00%) Electronics
1 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Infrastructure Support
2 3 (30.00%) DBA
2 3 (30.00%) SQL DBA
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server DBA
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Support Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Junior
4 1 (10.00%) Junior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Junior Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Lead Systems Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Server Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 1 (10.00%) Classic ASP
1 1 (10.00%) CSS
1 1 (10.00%) CSS3
1 1 (10.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
1 1 (10.00%) HTML5
1 1 (10.00%) jQuery
1 1 (10.00%) REST
1 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) HP Storage
2 3 (30.00%) Clustering
3 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (10.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (60.00%) High Availability
3 5 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (50.00%) Change Control
4 3 (30.00%) ITIL
4 3 (30.00%) Network Management
4 3 (30.00%) Network Optimisation
4 3 (30.00%) Security Management
4 3 (30.00%) Server Building
5 2 (20.00%) Network Design
5 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (20.00%) Supplier Management
6 1 (10.00%) Application Virtualisation
6 1 (10.00%) ERP
6 1 (10.00%) MVC
6 1 (10.00%) OO
6 1 (10.00%) Requirements Management
6 1 (10.00%) Server Virtualisation
6 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
6 1 (10.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (10.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
1 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (10.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (20.00%) SCOM
3 1 (10.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) HP
2 5 (50.00%) Cisco
3 4 (40.00%) Symantec
4 3 (30.00%) arcserve
4 3 (30.00%) CA
5 1 (10.00%) Citrix
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle
5 1 (10.00%) VMware